Sta 500mg Tablet

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Johnson & Johnson Ltd

Composition for Sta 500mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Parasitic worm infections
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Pregnancy
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Medicine Overview of Sta Tablet

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Uses of Sta Tablet

Sta 500mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Parasitic worm infections.
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Side effects of Sta Tablet

Common

Headache, Nausea, Fever, Hair loss, Vomiting, Abnormal liver function tests, Dizziness, Abdominal pain, Vertigo.

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How to use Sta Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Sta 500mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Sta Tablet works

Mebendazole belongs to a class of medicines called as anti-helmintics. It acts by inhibiting glucose uptake by larvae and adult helminthes; thereby killing them..

In Depth Information on Sta Tablet

Expert advice for Sta Tablet

  • Do not take the medicine if you are allergic to it or to any other content in the medicine.
  • Avoid taking mebendazole If you are suffering from any brain disorder.
  • Take special precaution while taking mebendazole if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breast-feeding a baby.
  • This medicine is not recommended for children less than 2 years old.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Sta 500mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Sta 500mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Sta 500mg Tablet should be used with caution during lactatio
n. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
SAFE
Sta 500mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Sta 500
mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Beetal Tablet, Emgard 30mg Tablet, Antilep 200mg Tablet CR

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Sta 500mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Mebendazole

Q. Does alcohol affect mebendazole?
The effect of alcohol on mebendazole is not known. However, it is advisable not to consume alcohol while taking mebendazole. Always consult your doctor regarding its use
Sta is effective against tapeworms, roundworms, pinworms
Yes. Sta causing diarrhea is uncommon.Consult your doctor if you experience such side effect.

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